Would Taarak Mehta Ka Ooltah Chashmah run without Dr. Haathi?
Asit Kumar Modi has no idea who’ll fit into the shoes of Dr. Haathi
Dr. Haathi of the popular TV show Taarak Mehta Ka Ooltah Chashmah suffered a massive cardiac arrest and met an untimely death. Kavi Kumar Azad was playing the character of Dr. Haathi in the TV serial for more than 12 years.
Laughing Buddha of TV
Kavi Kumar Azad was a loving person with a smile on his face that got him the nickname of a laughing Buddha. He was overweight and suffering from multiple problems but he never stopped laughing. The entire Gokul Dham society is in shock due to the demise of a friendly neighbor.
He was to attend a meeting with co-stars and producers to decide celebration of 10 years of Taarak Mehta Ka Ooltah Chashmah but he left the society and the world for a heavenly abode. His co-stars are shocked and expressing their grief for this unrecoverable loss.
What producer and co-stars have to say about Dr. Haathi’s demise?
Asit Kumar Modi, the producer of the TV show remembers Kavi Kumar Azad as an amazing personality who he met through a common friend. There was another actor doing Dr. Haathi before the selection of Kavi Kumar Azad.
Dilip Joshi aka Jetha lal received the shocking news in London from where he expressed his feelings for a co-star who’s like a friend.
Mandar Chandwadkar aka Bhide is still in shock as he was in the meeting that Kavi Kumar Azad was to attend. The entire unit planned to shoot without Dr. Haathi before the shocking news of his demise broke.